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Transport Phenomena, 3. Transport in Multicomponent Systems

  1. Raymond W. Flumerfelt

Published Online: 30 MAY 2011

DOI: 10.1002/14356007.o27_o02

Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry

Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry

How to Cite

Flumerfelt, R. W. 2011. Transport Phenomena, 3. Transport in Multicomponent Systems. Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry. .

Author Information

  1. Texas A & M University, College Station, Department of Chemical Engineering, Texas, United States

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 MAY 2011

Abstract

The article contains sections titled:

1.Diffusive Mass Transfer in Binary Systems
1.1.Species Mass Balances
1.2.Species Diffusion Fluxes
1.3.Fick's First Law of Diffusion
1.4.Special Cases of Diffusion
1.5.Diffusivities of Gases and Liquids
1.6.Theoretical Foundations of Steady-State Measurement of Diffusion
1.7.Diffusion with Homogeneous Chemical Reaction
1.8.Diffusion with Heterogeneous Reaction
1.9.Perspective
2.Convective Mass Transport
2.1.Gas Absorption in a Falling Film with Reaction
2.2.Mass Transfer in Laminar and Turbulent Boundary Layers
3.Mass Transfer Across Interfaces
3.1.Mass-Transfer Coefficients
3.2.Functional Forms of Mass-Transfer Coefficient Relations
3.3.Relations for Low Mass-Transfer Rates
3.4.Relations for High Mass-Transfer Rates